Now Playing: Heaven’s Vault, Switch Edition

In this month’s Now Playing, I take a much-belated look at Heaven’s Vault: Switch edition from inkle Studios, which was released on January 28, 2021. Heaven’s Vault is a narrative exploration game set in the Nebula, a region of space filled with waterways interconnecting diverse moons, thus allowing those adventurous enough to acquire a ship…

Combining Narrative Process and Art Design

Until my friends and I put our tabletop games studio on hiatus due to COVID and other shenanigans, I was part of a team focused on creating a sci-fi deck building game with a strong narrative component. Set in a far future world where corporations dictate almost every aspect of humanity, part of the player’s…